Date & Location: February 17-19, 2017. South Atlantic Conference River Oaks Campground, 524 Neeses Highway, Orangeburg, SC 29115.
Description: Our theme this year is "A Walk of Faith." The NAD Pathfinder basic staff training will include Master Guide classes. This will include Phase 1 of the TLT program for the South Atlantic Conference TLT's and those interested in obtaining their Master Guide status.
Who Should Attend: All newly elected and present Pathfinders and staff, all TLT's who have met the criteria in completing their TLT application and have three letters of recommendation, Master Guides in Training and Master Guides who are interested in working in their perspective districts are invited to attend.
Featured Speakers: Donovan Washington, Youth Director, South Atlantic Conference and Robert W. Peters III, Chaplain LCDR.
Friday, February 17, 2017
4:00 pm-7:00 pm - Event Check-in
4:00 pm-5:45 pm - Dinner
5:50 pm-6:25 pm - General Session/Vespers
6:30 pm-7:45 pm - History Philosophy of the Pathfinder Club/Commitment to the Ministry/Consistency - MG Michael Lindo GA West
7:50 pm-9:05 pm - Pathfinder Club Outreach - District Coordinator MG Jesse Davidson NC East
9:10 pm-10:25 pm - Club Leadership/Understanding Leadership, Organization and Structure - MG J Martinez GA West
Sabbath, February 18, 2017
7:00 am-8:00 am - Breakfast
8:15 am-9:30 am - Teaching the Pathfinder Curriculum/Classwork Productivity with Fun and Motivation - MG Lavunda Martin SC
9:35 am-10:45 am - Understanding Pathfinders/Working with Different Age Groups/Make an Impact - Ray Gray NC West
10:55 am-11:10 am - Changing of the Guard Ceremony
11:15 am-12:30 pm - General Session Worship/General Assembly
12:35 pm-1:45 pm - Lunch
1:45 pm-2:15 pm - Break
2:15 pm-3:30 pm - Club Programming Planning/Funds/Avoiding Staff Burnout - MG Tyrone Fisher Gethsemane NC East
3:35 pm-4:50 pm - Club Leadership/Attitudes and Qualities of Christian Leaders with Pathfinders - NC TLT MG Gary Walker
5:00 pm-6:15 pm - Intro to Medical/Risk Management/Child Safety/Shield the Vunerable - SAC Risk Management
6:15 pm-7:15 pm - Dinner
7:20 pm-7:40 pm - General Session Vespers
7:45 pm-9:00 pm - Drill Ceremonies (Basic Uniforms Required) SC TLT Commandant MG Sean Cameron/MG Kelvin Paxton
9:15 pm-10:30 pm - TLT/MIT/MG Drill Down
10:30 pm - Social
Sunday, February 19, 2017
7:15 am-8:15 am - Breakfast
8:30 am-9:45 am - Camping and Outdoor Education - SAC MG Coordinator Waymond Hackney GA
10:00 am-12:00 pm - Closing Ceremony